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How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs

How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs Bed bugs are very annoying insects that creep through your bed or other furniture in your room or house. If you have these tiny wingless creatures in your room, you will have itchy and red marks on some spots of your body whenever you get up in the […]

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Building a Garage Addition to Your Home

Building a Garage Addition to Your Home Source: Flickr One of the most rewarding home improvements I made to my house was to build a garage addition. For years I contemplated building a garage addition while I scraped the ice and snow from my cars and waited for them to warm up during the winter […]

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Say Good Bye to Bed Bugs

Say Good Bye to Bed Bugs Bed bugs are creepy little wingless creatures that thrive in the dark spots and tiny holes or crevices in your room. Though they may be too tiny, their appearance will definitely not scare you or turn you off. If seen by the naked eye, they will appear just like […]

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Garage Door Buying Tips

Garage Door Buying Tips Automatic garage doors are no longer a convenience for only a few, the new generation of garage door is reasonably priced, safe and simple to install. Here are a number of factors to consider when choosing a garage door. The Type of Drive System 1. Screw-drive System The screw-drive system has […]

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Pests And Pest Control

Pests And Pest Control Source: Flickr There are lots of pests in this world, and at some point everyone will find themselves battling a pest. Pest can invade our garden, our home, buildings; the list goes on and on. Pests can be bugs, plants or animals. Just the mention of fleas, cockroaches, dandelions, mold, mice […]

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Safety A Garage Necessity

Safety A Garage Necessity Source: Flickr What do you see when you first examine a garage? The garage door. This is the first and most important “contact” of your garage to the world. If you want full confidence in your garage, this “contact” should be 100% secure and safe. Also the door says a lot […]

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Tornadoes, hurricanes, storms and garage doors

Tornadoes, hurricanes, storms and garage doors Source: Flickr Often being the largest opening on most homes, the garage door is usually the most vulnerable to failure under high wind pressure such as hurricanes, tornadoes and storms in general. The pressure of the wind can destroy the garage doors during a storm that allows water and […]

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Shower Doors – How To Combine Practicality With Style

Shower Doors – How To Combine Practicality With Style Source: Flickr Shower doors come in a variety of different designs, according to the style of a particular bathroom. As well as choosing a door that fits in with the look of your room, how it opens is an important consideration. This depends on the layout […]

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The Garage Door As Your House’s Fashion Accessory

The Garage Door As Your House’s Fashion Accessory Source: Flickr The look of a garage door is important to accentuate the look of a house. Many people would never consider this to be the case because the garage is the traditionally overlooked and forgotten part of the house. It’s where the biggest mess is, where […]

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Types of Garage Doors

Types of Garage Doors Are you looking for a new garage door? Below details the different type of garage doors available for you. The more common garage doors are the manual up and over and the electric roller garage doors. Below details about four types of garage doors available. Canopy Garage Door This garage door […]

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Don’t Let Termites Enjoy Your Homemade Feast

Don’t Let Termites Enjoy Your Homemade Feast This year, homeowners nationwide will host millions of houseguests with insatiable appetites. These intruders always turn up uninvited and threaten to eat their unsuspecting hosts “out of house and home.” But unlike rowdy relatives who loudly overstay their welcome, these ambitious guests will invade quietly, maintaining a hidden […]

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Garage facelift

Garage facelift You would probably ask yourself why do you need a facelift for your garage. It is only a garage! But what if you have a two or more cars garage? The garage doors take up a significant portion of the front of the house. What is the use in having a great design […]

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Choosing The Right Garage Door

Choosing The Right Garage Door A garage is home to your personal automobiles and usually a large selection of sporting goods and tools. Therefore in order to keep these possessions safe the right choice of garage door is vital. A garage door is one of the most important components of your garage. It not only […]

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Developing a Garage Addition Building Plan and Estimating Garage Addition Costs

Developing a Garage Addition Building Plan and Estimating Garage Addition Costs The decision to add on a garage addition to a home is one of the best home improvement projects a homeowner can make. A garage addition provides great utility and can significantly increase the value of a home. Prior to actually breaking ground, however, […]

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Termite Treatment Slab

Termite Treatment Slab Source: Flickr It is possible for you to get termite treatment if your home is built on a slab as opposed to having a crawl space. If your home doesn’t have a basement, chances are good that it was built on a concrete slab. Termite treatment for a slab home ideally should […]

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A Guide To Window Hardware

A Guide To Window Hardware Source: Flickr A variety of materials are available in window hardware. You have several options in terms of energy efficiency and design. Your personal preference, the climate and the style of your home will help you choose the right material for your house. Types of Window Hardware Wood Wood has […]

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Enhance Productivity and Safety for Your Business with Industrial Roll Up Doors

Enhance Productivity and Safety for Your Business with Industrial Roll Up Doors Source: Flickr If you own a warehouse, storage facility, or industrial business, you probably realize the importance of safety, productivity, and energy conservation. Old doors to divide your plant sections or warehouse storage areas can be a hazard in more ways than one. […]

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Pest Control – Protect Your Property And Home

Pest Control – Protect Your Property And Home Source: Flickr Perhaps man discovered agriculture and pest control methods nearly simultaneously, and since then, the fight is on. Now, as if agricultural pests were not enough, there is a big menace of domestic pests, too. Of which termites, or white ants as they are generally called, […]

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Pole Barns: Eco-Friendly And Simplistic

Pole Barns: Eco-Friendly And Simplistic Building a pole barn has become a much easier task today. With tons of available ready-to-use plans and blueprints, a handy homeowner can build not only a pole barn of two or even six horse stalls, but also add convenient sheds for tractors, feed storage or shelters. The plans can […]

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Sealing a garage floor

Sealing a garage floor The floor of your garage is exposed to intense corrosion and deterioration due to road salt, oils and other auto fluids. Sealing your garage floor reduces dust and makes cleaning and sweeping easier. A clear acrylic concrete sealer protects the concrete from damage and stains. Also the same sealers can be […]

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